Rory McIlroy dominated the Open Championship this past weekend, leading from start to finish en route to his third major golf championship of his career. But the 25-year-old did make one grave error: He took a moment during his acceptance speech to mention his allegiance to football club Manchester United.
The problem? The Open was held at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake. Whoops!
Needless to say, the Merseyside locals were none too pleased:
That’s a one-stroke penalty, Roy!